The Southern Highlands of NSW is home to numerous scenic walking trails and lookouts, as well as a collection of colourful gardens. The landscape is dotted with quaint, historic villages, and the region has also given rise to a number of award-winning wines. The Southern Highlands’ cool climate and old world charm make this part of NSW a wonderful holiday destination at any time of year.
There are a host of great year-round Southern Highland events on offer. Browse the arts and crafts, baked goods and gourmet treats on display at some of the region’s weekend and seasonal markets. Visit an antiques fair to browse through bric-a-brac and find rare and collectible items. Sample a range of local produce at a food and wine festival, or join the discussions, performances and workshops taking place at an educational event or literary festival. Bowral events, from antiques fairs to the Southern Highlands Food and Wine Festival, offer something for everyone.